If you want to keep your data safe from handling mishaps while getting the top Thunderbolt performance on the market, look no further than the LaCie Rugged Thunderbolt All-Terrain portable drive.
The Land Rover Range Rover Sport is designed for more street smarts than its bigger sibling, but proves capable off-road as well.
AT&T's NEC Terrain is equipped with rugged and waterproof capabilities, a four-row QWERTY keyboard, and Android 4.0.
On top of sporting a 5-megapixel camera, a dual-core processor, and a physical keyboard, the NEC Terrain is also durable and waterproof.
An Austin, Texas, high school robotics team full of young tinkerers builds a tough off-road wheelchair for a young man with cerebral palsy.
If you want a rugged AT&T handset, pick NEC's sturdy Terrain, but those in search of a more stylish device should consider the pocket-friendly Samsung Rugby Pro.
RHex is a six-legged all-terrain robot that can run, leap, backflip and climb.
Using facial recognition software, a team has created a program that crawls Google Maps, seeking out faces hidden in the Earth's folds. Do you see what it sees?
The popular photo and filter app is rolling out a spin-off app that lets users share their creations with a "community for creative people."
Smith, a former vice president at Google X, is heading to Washington to help the Obama administration navigate the terrain at the intersection of tech and government.